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Star Trek: Deep Space Nine

Emissary (Season 1, Episode 1)
TV-PG
TV Episode | 90 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

When the troubled Commander Sisko takes command of a surrendered space station, he learns that it borders a unique stable wormhole.
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Writers
Gene Roddenberry (based upon "Star Trek" created by) | Rick Berman (created by) (story by) | Michael Piller (created by) (teleplay by) (story by)
Composer
Cinematographer
Marvin V. Rush (as Marvin Rush)
Casting Directors
Junie Lowry-Johnson (casting by) | Ron Surma (casting by)
Production Designer
Herman F. Zimmerman (as Herman Zimmerman)
Status
Edit Released
Updated Jan 3, 1993

Release date
Jan 3, 1993 (United States)

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43 cast members
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Avery Brooks
Cmdr. Benjamin Sisko Cmdr. Benjamin Sisko   See fewer
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Alexander Siddig
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Terry Farrell
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Cirroc Lofton
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Colm Meaney
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Nana Visitor
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Patrick Stewart
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Camille Saviola
Kai Opaka Kai Opaka   See fewer
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Felecia M. Bell
Jennifer Sisko Jennifer Sisko   See fewer
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Marc Alaimo
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Joel Swetow
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Stephen Davies
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Max Grodénchik
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Steve Rankin
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Lily Mariye
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Cassie Byram
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J.G. Hertzler
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April Grace
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Kevin McDermott
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Parker Whitman
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Megan Butler
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Stephen Rowe
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Thomas Hobson
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Donald Hotton
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Gene Armor
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Diana Cignoni
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Starfleet (uncredited) Starfleet (uncredited)   See fewer
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7.6 / 10 | 3,472 votes